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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A veritable deluge of campaign ads

With the (now not-so-recent) Citizen's United Supreme Court Ruling, PAC and nonprofit organization spending has gone up 40%:...

Original post made by Maria on Oct. 18, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

e-cycling?

I just got a new laptop battery and need to dispose of my old one, and I also need to get rid of some inkjet cartridges....

Original post made by Maria on Sep. 29, 2011
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Aprox. 25 cars had their tires slashed!!

I keep waiting to see if this comes up in the local news but nada. On the morning of March 6th aprox. 25 cars had one or...

Original post made by Maria Iglesias on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Maria Iglesias, on Mar 11, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 11 comments | 2073 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Communist Party USA Sues Democrats for Stealing Platform

In a surprise move, the CPUSA (Communist Party USA) has announced a lawsuit against the Democratic Party and its leadership...

Original post made by Mariann on Aug. 7, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Aug 9, 2010 at 9:07 pm | 5 comments | 925 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Exposing Obama's Radical Past (and Present): "The Manchurian President"

To those who still do not believe Obama is radical and has ominous plans for America, I encourage you to learn more from...

Original post made by Marianne on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2010 at 11:18 am | 3 comments | 831 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Wonderful Multi-Culturalism" (Kumbaya)...A Barbarious Act is Now Sanctioned by the Am. Academy of Pediatrics

The Sharia Law's barbarious act of female genital mutilation is now sanctioned by the American Academy of Pediatrics. ...

Original post made by Marianne on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 12, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 13 comments | 977 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What happened at Amador

Any one know what happened at Amador high school today? At about 3:30 there were 3 fire trucks in front of the school....

Original post made by marie on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Jane, on Sep 18, 2008 at 9:55 am | 2 comments | 1889 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Accident

Does anyone know how the two 19yr olds in the accident on Vineyard are?...

Original post made by Marie on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by Sue, on Apr 23, 2009 at 3:48 pm | 1 comment | 1623 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where to get jewelry appraised?

Have not done this before, so I was wondering if folks had any advice for a trustworthy place in town to have jewelry appraised....

Original post made by Marie on Jan. 18, 2010
Last comment by SW, on Jan 20, 2010 at 8:35 am | 7 comments | 1083 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why a pay lane for 680 South instead of North?

I drive from Pleasanton to San Jose everyday for work. When I get to carpool it is great there is a carpool lane going south...

Original post made by Marie on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Member, on Sep 8, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 14 comments | 2964 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dilapidated home at 4345 First Street

I am curious if anyone knows what is going to happen to the old house next to the liquor store on First street. I am sure...

Original post made by Marie on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Jetson, on May 10, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 19 comments | 2118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Board Candidates

OK all you arm-chair quarterbacks, there are 3 seats up for election on the school district board. Who is willing to jump...

Original post made by Marie on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by T. R. Ollman, on Jul 6, 2012 at 5:07 pm | 40 comments | 3024 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

UPS stomps on retirees health

UPS notified their retirees that our insurance premiums will double next month, quadruple in 2015, and increase 6x what we...

Original post made by Marie on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by Right, on May 26, 2014 at 8:06 am | 7 comments | 538 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why the Wealthy in the US are Overtaxed

According to the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy's new study on who pays how much in state and local taxes: Combining...

Original post made by Marie Pinucci on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 2, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 1 comment | 1053 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Wednesday FREE Performance of Foothill and Amador Marching Band Field Shows

(Please note: The date listed for this performance in the PW events calendar is incorrect.) The public is invited to...

Original post made by Marilyn on Nov. 15, 2010
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Thanks 1000! Book and Celebration to Honor Jon Grantham

The Amador Friends of Music is holding a “Thanks a Thousand!” celebration to honor Jonathan Grantham on completing his 10th...

Original post made by Marilyn on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Sally Baker, on Oct 1, 2012 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 2631 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Leaf is coming in Vintage Hils

Went to the city office to inquire about the market in Vintage Hills and found out that they were picking up all their permits...

Original post made by Marilyn Cheney on Sep. 18, 2012
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rescued, Captain Phillips a HERO - 3 Pirates killed

The details of how the rescue took place is still coming in but the Captain and our Navy/military are heros! I have been...

Original post made by Marine Mom on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by . . ., on Apr 13, 2009 at 11:12 pm | 24 comments | 1827 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stay at Home Dads

Are Stay at Home Dad's accepted in our society? I have encountered many that are underachievers, boring/bored and generally...

Original post made by Mario on Sep. 10, 2008
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Sep 11, 2008 at 12:26 pm | 16 comments | 1835 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reason for Accusation of Sensationalism Left Out of Talking Points

It's interesting that the reasons for the accusation of sensationalism by the Pleasanton Weekly regarding crime reporting...

Original post made by Mark on May. 2, 2008
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Another bad idea from the air board
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Good-Guys were here without me
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